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Shooter in drug-related robbery arrested, other suspect still at-large

(UPDATE) Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested one of the suspects believed to be involved in the drug-related robbery that occurred last week. 

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Updated: may. 20, 2015 6:21 p.m.

Rape charge after date through online dating service

A Conyers man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman after the two met on an online dating service.

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Posted: may. 20, 2015 12:43 a.m.

Deputies looking for electronics robbery suspect

The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office (RCSO) is currently looking a suspect that robbed a local electronics Friday, May 15.

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Posted: may. 18, 2015 10:54 p.m.
DNA matches carjacking suspect to Waffle House robbery

DNA matches carjacking suspect to Waffle House robbery

A suspect who was wanted for robbing a Waffle House on West Avenue at gunpoint last fall was discovered to be the same person as a suspect who was killed in a carjacking attempt in DeKalb County in October.

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Posted: may. 12, 2015 7:47 p.m.
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Armed robber caught after 6 years

A man who committed two armed robberies in Conyers six years ago is finally behind bars in Rockdale County.

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Posted: may. 11, 2015 8:17 p.m.

Two brothers arrested for shooting man

Two brothers were arrested over the weekend after allegedly shooting a man in an attempt to rob him at his residence Saturday.

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Posted: may. 11, 2015 6:23 p.m.

Man could face deportation after assaulting girlfriend

A Conyers man was arrested by Conyers Police after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and then leading police on a "brief" car chase as he attempted to escape.

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Posted: may. 06, 2015 6:44 p.m.

Trio caught for theft spree of car rims

The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office (RCSO) received a call Saturday and Sunday morning from different residents related to car wheels being stolen off of their vehicles in relatively the same area.

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Posted: apr. 30, 2015 11:16 a.m.

Police look for 3 women for credit card fraud

The Covington Police Department is searching for three females who allegedly attempted to purchase food at Zaxby’s with stolen credit card numbers.

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Posted: apr. 29, 2015 11:13 p.m.

Woman charged with hanging puppy, charge withdrawn from husband

After a Conyers woman claimed her husband killed her puppy, Conyers Police now believe that the woman is the one who took the animal's life.

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Posted: apr. 27, 2015 4:07 p.m.
UPDATE: Grey-haired robber arrested, wanted for robberies of Rockdale, Newton, DeKalb drugstores

UPDATE: Grey-haired robber arrested, wanted for robberies of Rockdale, Newton, DeKalb drugstores

A Decatur man was arrested for the armed robbery of the CVS in Conyers and at least three other drugstores.

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Posted: apr. 23, 2015 11:12 a.m. | Updated: apr. 25, 2015 7:06 p.m.
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RCSO car chase of stolen vehicle leads to car crash

After a car chase that led to a two-car collision, the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office (RCSO) deputies arrested three suspects, who allegedly stole one of the invovled vehicles, Wednesday afternoon.

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Posted: apr. 22, 2015 6:41 p.m.

Man assaults wife, kills puppy after laptop destroyed over Facebook

A Conyers man was arrested last week after he allegedly attacked his wife and then hung her puppy off the balcony by its leash.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2015 6:23 p.m.
Man found after manhunt called off in south Rockdale

Man found after manhunt called off in south Rockdale

UPDATE: The search for a 32-year-old white male who was described by his family as possibly threatening suicide was called off Friday evening and he was found shortly after at a local bar.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2015 8:18 p.m. | Updated: apr. 13, 2015 5:47 p.m.
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Green Dot card phishing scam targets county employees

Green Dot card phishing scam targets county employees

The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office (RCSO) has received a number of reports of an identity theft scam by sending people Green Dot reloadable prepaid debit cards in the mail. The incidents reported have shown these cards have been created using a person's personal information, not through a company promotion. These cards also are being applied for/received during this tax season and could be connected to a large tax fraud where personal information is used to fraudulently file federal and state taxes and have the tax return directly deposited into the Green Dot card account. The money is ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2015 9:12 a.m.
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UPDATED: New details emerge in fatal home invasion shooting

UPDATED: New details emerge in fatal home invasion shooting

UPDATE: More details have emerged in the fatal April 3 home invasion shooting at the Salem Terrace apartments.

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Posted: apr. 03, 2015 8:35 a.m. | Updated: apr. 09, 2015 11:22 a.m.
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Smash-and-grab burglar caught in Dunkin Donuts

Smash-and-grab burglar caught in Dunkin Donuts

A smash-and-grab robber who has been hitting businesses in Rockdale and Newton counties since March 23 has been caught, thanks to the quick action of a Rockdale Sheriff's Office deputy.

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Posted: apr. 02, 2015 2:34 p.m.
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Large amount of crack seized in drug bust

Large amount of crack seized in drug bust

IN BRIEF: A multi-week undercover drug investigation by the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office and Conyers Police Department led to the seizure of a large amount of crack cocaine from a Conyers home on Friday.

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Posted: mar. 31, 2015 10:59 p.m.
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Simple traffic stop turns into assault charge

After being pulled over by Conyers Police for what are considered minor offenses, one man is now facing a felony charge for allegedly assaulting the officer who stopped him.

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Posted: mar. 30, 2015 9:21 p.m.

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